Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 9th Jan 2009 08:43 UTC, submitted by amjith
Google Google has barely released Chrome 1.0, but the company is already hard at work on version 2.0 of its web browser. They released a pre-beta for Chrome 2.0, which comes with a lot of new features, including ones that should've already been in Chrome 1.0. In addition, it seems as if the Mac and Linux versions of Chrome are getting closer.
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Comment by BSDfan
by BSDfan on Sat 10th Jan 2009 18:25 UTC
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It's quite sad.. Google designed the browser on Windows for Windows.

Due to many of their design choices, the Chrome experience on Windows/Mac and Linux will undoubtedly be different.

There is a high chance of probability that they'll make their Linux port very difficult to run under BSD.

For now.. all Mac/Linux related chromium development will be very minimal, just enough to tease people.. i.e: WebKit+V8 and a simplistic shell GUI.

No more Chrome news until they get their act together.


Edited 2009-01-10 18:27 UTC

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